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crud

(krŭd)
n.
1. Slang
a. A coating or an incrustation of filth or refuse.
b. Something loathsome, despicable, or worthless.
c. One who is contemptible or disgusting.
2. A disease or ailment, imaginary or real, especially one affecting the skin.
3. Sports Heavy, sticky snow that is unsuitable for skiing.
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There are no assumptions, guidelines or rules about what to do in the unlikely event of a balked landing during cruddy flight conditions and the AIM provides crummy guidance.
That's what you wonder standing at the sink with that empty salad dressing bottle, all cruddy on the bottom, or the pizza box with its little circle of grease.
When the vultures have picked clean the carcass of cruddy American TV, will they move on to the graveyard of British television?
Analysis would show that sweat shop workers across the globe stopped making tacky toys and cruddy clothing during that benighted decade.
From what I remember about school sports days, the people who won races got a cruddy book token and a kicking in the changing rooms.
In the context of these cruddy, vitiated sites, the terms are intriguing.
Other studios pull cruddy old B-movie styles out of the deep freeze and re-heat them with lots of slightly past-it stars popping up in cameo roles eg Mars Attacks.
STUPIDLY, I said hip flasks were a cruddy Christmas present and that if anyone was desperate enough to want one I'd buy it for them myself.
Although Richard has a cruddy day job working in a do-it-yourself home improvement superstore, on weekends he and his friends like to dress up as Viking warriors and slug it out with rival groups.
Even if you don't normally putt around with visibility that low, you should know what all theses items mean before you encounter them on a cruddy day.
The difference between music played in a good hall and a bad hall is the difference between listening to the same recording on a good home stereo and a cruddy car radio.
They got stinking doors, blown open windows, long narrow hallways, sharp dark corners and cruddy over-your-head stairwells.